Maryland State Careers for Veterans

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Maryland State Government appreciates the value of the experience you gained while serving our country.  This page contains resources Maryland provides to veterans - employment opportunities, veteran credits, veteran services, upcoming events and more.​

While veterans are welcome to apply for all current recruitments, the following recruitments may be especially suitable for t​hose with a military background. ​

 Veteran Jobs

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Sewn Badges of the Military Branches of the US Service in cameoTo assist you in determining appropriate job families within Maryland State Government, we have provided crosswalks (or careers in the military service followed by a comparable state employment classification) to recomm​end positions for which you may qualify based on your military service. We have provdied a chart of military occupations and corresponding state job families.  This is not a comprehensive list of all crosswalks, but a large sample. 

Crosswalk - Military and Maryland State Job Classifications


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Please meet Ross Cohen, Deputy Secretary for the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs.  

We are proud of our Veteran State Employees!  Please visit our Veteran State Employees page​ and get to know more of our veterans and how they came to Maryland State Government.

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We thank you for your service and look forward to welcoming you to
Maryland State Government!

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